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DNV Research

DNV Research
DNV once again is at the forefront of research, innovation with the use of Greek young scientists who work exclusively for DNV. What follows is the salute from DNV’s George Teriakidis*,  for the story of the day! Dear all, DNV once again is at the forefront of research, innovation with the use...
May 16th, 2013 | Classification Societies, Story of the Day | Read More

Have you heard the one about the Greek Shipowner?

Have you heard the one about the Greek Shipowner?
Tuesday, March 05, 2013 –  At Spinnaker*, we have always badged ourselves as global shipping recruiters, but we do sometimes have to convince new clients that we’ve got what it takes to fill their local jobs on the other side of the world from us. Happily for us, we have a successful track...
March 5th, 2013 | HR, Jobs, Story of the Day, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

DIANA SHIPPING INC. announces the acquisition of a Kamsarmax dry bulk carrier bulk carrier announces Time Charter contracts for m/v Alcemene and m/v Danae

DIANA SHIPPING INC.  announces the acquisition of a Kamsarmax dry bulk carrier bulk carrier announces Time Charter contracts for m/v Alcemene and m/v Danae
ATHENS, GREECE, February 14, 2013 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, announced that on February 11, 2013, through a separate wholly owned subsidiary, the Company was the successful bidder at an auction that...
February 14th, 2013 | Chartering, Sales and Purchases, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stock Markets, Story of the Day | Read More

DNV and GL to merge

DNV and GL to merge
Hinrich Stahl, Maryland GmbH, Erik van der Noordaa, CEO GL Group, Henrik O. Madsen, CEO DNV. Hamburg/Oslo, 20 December 2012 – An agreement has been signed to merge DNV and GL. The new entity will be called DNV GL Group. It will be one of the world’s leading ship classification societies and...
December 20th, 2012 | Classification Societies, Story of the Day | Read More